Slight decrease in payroll employment in Q2 2012Payroll employment - 2nd Quarter 2012

In Q2 2012, payroll employment in principally market sectors decreased by 0.1% q-o-q (- 22,400 jobs), after +0.1% (+22,800) in the previous quarter. Excluding temporary work, employment decreased slightly in Q2 2012 (-3,500 jobs).

In Q2 2012, payroll employment in principally market sectors decreased by 0.1% q-o-q (- 22,400 jobs), after +0.1% (+22,800) in the previous quarter. Excluding temporary work, employment decreased slightly in Q2 2012 (-3,500 jobs).

Job losses in temporary employment

Temporary employment dropped this quarter : -3.3%, after 0.0 % in Q1 2012 (-18,900 jobs).

tableau_1 – Payroll employment change in the competitive sector : thousands …

SA data in thousands
Payroll employment change in the competitive sector : thousands …
Change in 3 months Change in 1 year Level
2012 2012 2012 2012
Q1 Q2 Q2 Q2
Principally market sectors 22,8 –22,4 –39,5 16116,0
Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –6,2 –7,7 –21,7 3280,6
Manufacturing –6,5 –9,2 –25,4 2908,3
Construction 3,1 –6,8 –11,6 1436,4
Services 25,9 –7,9 –6,2 11399,0
of which : Temporary employment –0,2 –18,9 –54,8 548,8
Principally non-market sectors (*) 8,1 10,0 24,4 1950,2
Total competitive sector (*) 30,9 –12,4 –15,1 18066,2

    tableau_2 – ... Percentage

    SA data in %
    ... Percentage
    Change in 3 months Change in 1 year
    2012 2012 2012
    Q1 Q2 Q2
    Principally market sectors 0,1 –0,1 –0,2
    Goods-producing industries excl. Construction –0,2 –0,2 –0,7
    Manufacturing –0,2 –0,3 –0,9
    Construction 0,2 –0,5 –0,8
    Services 0,2 –0,1 –0,1
    of which : Temporary employment 0,0 –3,3 –9,1
    Principally non-market sectors (*) 0,4 0,5 1,3
    Total competitive sector (*) 0,2 –0,1 –0,1
    • (*) Excl. Agriculture and public employees in non-markets sectors (administration, health, education and social activity) ; na : not available
    • Source : INSEE

    tableau_4 – Payroll employment change in the competitive sector (*)

    SA data in thousands
    Payroll employment change in the competitive sector (*)
    Code Change in 3 months Change in 1 year Level
    Naf 2012 2012 2012 2012
    rev.2 Q1 Q2 Q2 Q2
    DE Electricity, gas, steam, and air conditioning supply ; water supply, sewerage, waste management and remediation activities 0,3 1,5 3,6 372,3
    C1 Manufacture of food products beverage and tobacco products –0,1 –1,6 –4,3 547,6
    C2 Manufacture of coke, and refined petroleum products 0,0 –0,2 –0,4 10,2
    C3 Manufacture of computer, electronic and electrical products; manufacture of machinery and equipment –0,1 –0,6 –1,2 453,3
    C4 Manufacture of transport equipment 1,2 –0,7 3,8 372,2
    C5 Other manufacturing –7,5 –6,1 –23,4 1525,0
    FZ Construction 3,1 –6,8 –11,6 1436,4
    GZ Wholesale and retail trade ; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles –1,3 –0,5 –1,8 3023,9
    HZ Transportation and storage –1,6 –0,3 –2,3 1334,2
    IZ Accommodation and food service activities 10,1 3,3 4,2 977,1
    JZ Information and communication 0,6 –0,9 5,6 716,9
    KZ Financial and insurance activities 0,8 1,7 10,7 850,7
    LZ Real estate activities –0,3 –0,5 –2,3 238,6
    MN Professional, scientific and technical activities; administrative and support service activities 10,3 –13,1 –22,0 2927,7
    of which : Temporary employment –0,2 –18,9 –54,8 548,8
    OQ Public administration and defence ; compulsory social security; education; human health and social work activities 8,1 10,0 24,4 1950,2
    RU Other service activities 7,3 2,3 1,7 1330,0
    • (*) Excl. Agriculture and public employees in non-markets sectors (administration, health, education and social activity)
    • Source : INSEE

    Graph1 – Payroll employment in principally market sectors

    • Source : INSEE